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Historical Markers and War Memorials in New Haven, Connecticut

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1Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — “Make Us Free” — Amistad Memorial
[ south side ] “Make Us Free” This monument is a memorial to the 1839 Amistad Revolt and its leader, Sengbe Pieh, also known as Joseph Cinque. Sengbe Pieh was one of the millions of Africans kidnapped from their homes and . . . Map (db m48428) HM
2Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — 11th Ward Veteran's Memorial
Erected In Memory Of Those From The 11th Ward Who Sacrificed Their Lives For Their Country During World War II 1950 Acampora, Albert • Aldieri, Sisto • Amorone, Benny • Arminio, John • Celio, Victor • Celone, Samuel • Corato, Peter • . . . Map (db m35310) HM
3Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — 1st Battalion 102d Infantry Memorial
In Recogition Of Their Service In The War Against Terrorism 1st Battalion 102d Infantry Serving the New Haven area since 1638 These gave their lives defending our freedom May God bless them Sgt Felix Delgreco, 9 April 2004 Spc Robert . . . Map (db m93215) WM
4Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — 32nd Ward World War I Memorial
In Honor And Memory Of Those Who Served In The World War From the 32-nd. Ward 1914 – 1918 The Following Paid The Supreme Sacrifice. Charles E. Leigh. • Arthur R. Newell. • Matthew W. Sullivan. • Paul G. Oberle. • Christian . . . Map (db m35534) HM
5Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — 9th Regt. Conn. Vol. Memorial
9th Regt. Conn. Vol. 1861 – 1865 [ battle names inscribed around the base ] New Orleans • Baton Rouge • Cedar Creek • Fishers Hill [ west plaque ] Died In Service U.S. Co. A Sergt. Coote Charles • Sergt. Scully . . . Map (db m35308) HM
6Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — A Quinnipiac Indian
A Quinnipiac Indian family walks to the harbor to meet the English newcomers – April 24, 1638 as their way of life changes forever Montowese • Sawseunek • Momaugin • Sugcogisin • Quesaquaush • Carroughood • Weesaucuck • . . . Map (db m35535) HM
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7Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Amos Beebe Eaton
Amos Beebe Eaton Brigadier and Commissary-General U.S. Army Born May 12 1806 Died February 21 1877 [ back ] Graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in 1826 He served in the Black Hawk and Seminole Wars. Through . . . Map (db m49583) HM
8Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Beacon Hill
On this spot a signal beacon was established in 1775 and about this hill American patriots bravely resisted a large force of invading British troops July 5, 1779 To honor the deeds of the Fathers Rising above the location of this sign . . . Map (db m35735) HM
9Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Benjamin Eli Smith
Benjamin Eli Smith AM LHD Editor of the Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia By his plan and under his direction work upon the Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia was begun in 1882 refusing then the title of Editor he was authorized to engage Prof. . . . Map (db m51853) HM
10Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Benjamin Silliman
[ north side ] Benjamin Silliman Youngest Son Of Gold Selleck & Mary Silliman Of Fairfield Born Aug 8, 1779 Died Nov. 24, 1864 During Fifty Years A Teacher Of Science In Yale College Through Life And Earnest Trustful . . . Map (db m50914) HM
11Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Black Rock Fort
Black Rock Fort Here on July 5, 1779, eighteen men under Lieutenant Daniel Bishop stood in defense of New Haven against a British fleet commanded by Commodore Sir George Collier and land forces commanded by Major General William Tryon. When . . . Map (db m35730) HM
12Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Col Edward Whalley
In Memory of the Regicide Col Edward Whalley Son of Richard Whalley Esq a member of Parliament in the last days of Queen Elizabeth and first cousin of Oliver Cromwell. A stalwart Puritan he rose to high command in the Civil Wars. He was the . . . Map (db m34822) HM
13Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Col William Goffe
In Memory of the Regicide Col William Goffe A member of the High Court of Justice which in 1649 tried and condemned King Charles 1st of England and a signer of the kings death warrant. He served with distinction in the Parliamentary Army and in . . . Map (db m34817) HM
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14Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Col. Decius Wadsworth
Dedicated To The Memory Of Col. Decius Wadsworth A Native Of Farmington In This State And Late Chief Of The Ordnance Department In The Army Of The United States Who Having Served His Country Faithfully And Without Reproach . . . Map (db m50913) HM
15Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Combat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to All Men and Women Wounded in All Our Wars Combat Wounded Veterans Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782   1932 My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be . . . Map (db m93211) WM
16Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Connecticut Hall
[ marker at the east end of the building ] In This Hall Was The Room Of Nathan Hale Of The Class Of 1773 [ marker at the west end of the building ] Connecticut Hall Corner Stone Laid 1750 -------- Restored By . . . Map (db m34838) HM
17Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Connecticut Volunteers Memorial
[ inscription on the column ] Erected by The Joint Contributions of The State of Connecticut and The Veteran Associations of the Conn. Light Battery and 6th, 7th and 10th Conn. Vols. As a Sacred and Perpetual Memorial to . . . Map (db m34891) HM
18Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Cornelius S. Bushnell Memorial
This memorial is erected in honor of Cornelius Scranton Bushnell a citizen of New Haven to whose faith persistence and patriotism the country is indebted for the construction of the Monitor from plans by John Ericsson The Monitor . . . Map (db m32940) HM
19Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Corporal Timothy Francis Ahearn
Corporal Timothy Francis Ahearn D-S-C Company C 102 Us Infantry Twenty Sixth Division 1898 – 1925 He Best Exemplified The Spirit Of The Enlisted Men Of The Yankee Division [ north side ] Near Verdun, France on . . . Map (db m35724) HM
20Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Cortlandt Van Rensselaer Creed
Cortlandt Van Rensselaer Creed, MD 1857 1833 – 1900 Physician Son of John and Vashti Duplex Creed Graduate of the New Haven Lancasterian School First African American Graduate of Yale First African American to earn an MD from an . . . Map (db m49582) HM
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21Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — David Humphreys
[ west side ] David Humphreys Doctor of Laws Member Of The Academy of Sciences In Philadelphia Massachusetts and Connecticut A Member of the Bath And West of England Society And Fellow of the Royal Society . . . Map (db m48654) HM
22Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Defenders' Monument
Here July 5, 1779 citizens of New Haven with cannon prevented an invading British Army from crossing West River and thereby saved the town from destructionMap (db m17289) HM
23Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Dei Gratia
1797   1897 Dei Gratia This tablet commemorates the completion of a century during which these grounds have been sacred to the memory of the dead. The grave stones preserved with reverent care in the crypt beneath the Center Church, are all that . . . Map (db m49362) HM
24Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — deLauzun Encampment
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25Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — East Shore Park
East Shore Park New Haven, Connecticut This 90 acre tract was once part of the land the Townsend family purchased in 1798 from the Quinnipiac Indian Tribe. The Townsends harvested salt hay from the tidal marsh, selling it for packing material to . . . Map (db m35725) HM
26Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Edward Robinson Smith
Edward Robinson Smith AM Sculptor and Curator Librarian of the Avery Architectual Library from its Foundation in Columbia University Born Jan. 3, 1854 in Beirut Syria Died Mar. 21, 1921 Son of Eli and Mehitable Simpkins Butler Smith . . . Map (db m51860) HM
27Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Eli Smith
In Memory Of Eli Smith DD Writer and Missionary Explorer in Persia and Arabia He Inaugurated the Translation of the Bible into Arabic a Graduate of Yale University Born Sept. 13, 1801 in Northfield Conn Died Jan. 11, 1857 in Beirut . . . Map (db m51854) HM
28Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Eli Whitney
[ west side ] Eli Whitney The inventor of the Cotton Gin. Of useful science & arts the efficient patron & improver [ east side ] In the social relations of life a model of excellence. While private affection weeps at his . . . Map (db m49602) HM
29Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — First Meeting House
Near this spot stood the First Meeting House of this Settlement 1639 –– 1670 Map (db m34814) HM
30Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Fort Nathan Hale — Black Rock Fort
Fort Nathan Hale Black Rock Fort Entered the National Register of Historic Places October 28, 1970Map (db m35726) HM
31Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Fort Wooster Park — The Quinnipiac Tribe
Fort Wooster Park Sacred grounds of the Quinnipiac Indians and one of the earliest reservations in the New World Battle site of the American patriots against the British forces during the invasion of New Haven on July 5, 1779 Location of a . . . Map (db m35538) HM
32Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Glenn Miller
In Memory Major A. Glenn Miller 0505273 U.S. Army Air Force – W.W. II Born – Clarinda, Iowa – March 1, 1904 Missing in Action – Europe, Dec. 15, 1944 1943 – 1944 418th A.A.F.T.T.C. Band – . . . Map (db m49708) HM
33Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Grove Street Cemetery
Grove Street Cemetery Has Been Designated A National Historic Landmark This Site Possesses National Significance In Commemorating the History of The United States of America Known as the New Haven Burial Ground, this landmark represents . . . Map (db m49361) HM
34Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Grove Street Cemetery Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the Veterans Who Gave Their Lives In Service to Their Country May They Rest In Peace Erected by the Grateful Citizens Of the City of New Haven May 27, 1974   Bartholomew F. Guida MayorMap (db m38554) WM
35Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Hezekiah Augur
Hezekiah Augur 1791 – 1858 Sculptor Descendant of settlers of New Haven Colony Woodcarver – Inventor First American Sculptor A genius upon whom Yale College conferred the Honorary Degree of Master of Arts in 1833 . . . Map (db m52017) HM
36Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Hillhouse Avenue Bridge
The original Hillhouse Avenue Bridge was one of fourteen bridges provided by the Farmington Canal Company to carry city streets across the canal. The wooden bridge at this site rested on abutments of unmortared rubble. The New Haven construction . . . Map (db m57663) HM
37Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Holocaust Memorial Place
We Remember The Six Million Jews Who Were Murdered by the Nazis During World War II – 1939 – 1945 (5699 – 5705) Dedicated by The City of New Haven The New Haven Jewish Federation [ camp names inscribed on stones . . . Map (db m29050) HM
38Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — How Can I Help the Sound?
The Effect of Human Actives on Long Island Sound Humans have inhabited the shores of Long Island Sound for thousands of years. Before European settlement, many Native American tribes lived along the Sound. Now more than 20 million people . . . Map (db m107344) HM
39Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — In Honor of Captain Nathan Hale
In Honor Of Captain Nathan Hale 1755 – 1776 Patriot – Soldier – Martyr I Only Regret That I Have But One Life To Lose For My CountryMap (db m35727) HM
40Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — In Memory of Augustus Canfield Ledyard
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41Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — In Memory of George Pardee
In Memory Of George Pardee 1630 – 1700 Farmer, Ferryman and Teacher Of Latin and Good Manners Who First Owned This Land and of William Bradley Pardee 1821 – 1893 ------ this tablet is placed under the will of . . . Map (db m35550) HM
42Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — In Memory of Our Classmates
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43Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — In Memory of the Men of Yale
[ front ] In Memory of the Men of Yale who, true to Her Traditions, gave Their Lives that Freedom Might not perish from the Earth 1914 – Anno Domini – 1918 [ back ] Erected by the Graduates of Yale . . . Map (db m34884) HM
44Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — In Remembrance
In Remembrance Fa   September 3 Tua   September 11 Weluwa   September 14 Kapeli   October 30 Yammoni   November 4 Kaba   December 31 1839 These Amistad captives who survived the voyage on La Amistad from Cuba to Connecticut, . . . Map (db m49363) HM
45Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Isaac Allerton
In Memory Of Isaac Allerton c. 1586 – 1659 A Mayflower Pilgrim and Colonial Merchant Who came to New Haven in 1649 He was Interred in the Old Burying Ground on the New Haven Green And was the Only Member of the Mayflower . . . Map (db m38555) HM
46Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Ithiel Town
Ithiel Town Architect Inventor of the lattice truss bridge Designer and builder of Center Church and Trinity Church and other notable buildings in New Haven. One of the founders of The National Academy of Design. Born at Thompson, . . . Map (db m49603) HM
47Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Jedidiah Morse
In Memory Of Jedidiah Morse The Father of American Geography Born in Woodstock Windham Co. Conn. Aug. 23 1761 Died in New Haven June 9 1826 In the joy of a triumphant faith In Christ [ back ] A graduate of Yale College in 1783 . . . Map (db m49584) HM
48Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Jehudi Ashmun
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49Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — John Gamble Kirkwood
John Gamble Kirkwood 1907 – 1959 Physical Chemist S.B. – University of Chicago (1926); Philip.D.-Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1929); Sc.D. (Honors Causa) - University of Chicago (1954) and Universite Libre de Bruxelles . . . Map (db m50915) HM
50Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Judges Cave
Judges Cave Here May Fifteenth 1661 and for some weeks thereafter Edward Whalley and his son-in-law William Goffe, members of the Parliament General, officers in the army of the Commonwealth and signers of the death warrant of King Charles First, . . . Map (db m34719) HM
51Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Knight Hospital Monument
Erected A.D. 1870 by the state of Connecticut to commemorate the services and perpetuate the memory of the two hundred and four Union soldiers who died in the Knight Hospital in New Haven in the years 1862, 3, 4 & 5 and were buried in these grounds.Map (db m17600) HM
52Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Memorial Playground
Memorial Playground Dedicated October 2, 1955 This tablet is placed here in memory of these men who gave their lives for God and Country In World War II Benny Amarone • Michael Accurso • Andrew Carrano • Calvin Dortch • Biagio Dell . . . Map (db m35309) HM
53Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Mr. Richard Perry Home Site
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54Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Nathan Hale
[ front ] Nathan Hale 1755 – 1776 Class of 1773 [ back ] A Gift to Yale College By Graduates and Friends Anno Domini MCMXIV [ inscribed around the bronze base of the statue ] I Only Regret That I . . . Map (db m34840) HM
55Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Nathan Smith
Nathan Smith Born in Woodbury, Conn. 1770 Died At Washington D.C. Dec. 6, 1835 Senator of the United States From Connecticut An Eminent Citizen A Sound Statesman An Eloquent Advocate [ east side ] Sarah McCrackan . . . Map (db m52023) HM
56Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Nathaniel William Taylor
Nathaniel William Taylor Born at New Milford June 28, 1786 Graduated at Yale College 1807 Ordained Pastor of the First Church in New Haven 1812. Elected Dwight Professor of Didactic Theology in Yale College 1822. Died March 10, . . . Map (db m49600) HM
57Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Near This Spot
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58Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — New Haven
New Haven Settlement of Quinnipiac, afterward named New Haven, began on April 25, 1638 with the arrival of a large group from London by way of Boston, under the leadership of merchant Theophilus Eaton and the Reverend John Davenport. Later that . . . Map (db m34737) HM
59Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — New Haven Area Korean War Monument
In Honor Of Those Who Served During The Korean War From The Greater New Haven Area 25 June 1950   27 July 1953 Forgotten War Forgotten No More Freedom Is Not FreeMap (db m93214) WM
60Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — New Haven Area Vietnam War Memorial
1959     1975 This memorial is dedicated in honor of the men and women who served during the Vietnam War From the surrounding cities and towns: New Haven, East Haven, West Haven, North Haven, Handen, Orange, WoodbridgeMap (db m93213) WM
61Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — New Haven Common Burial Ground
From the settlement of New Haven 1638 to 1796 the adjoining ground was occupied as a common place of burial. Then a new burying ground was opened and divided into family lots and city squares. In 1813 this church was placed over the . . . Map (db m34821) HM
62Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — New Haven Green
New Haven Green Has Been Designated A National Historic Landmark This Site Possesses National Significance Commemorating the History of the United States of America 1971 National Park Service United States Department of the . . . Map (db m35172) HM
63Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — New Haven Memorial Flagpole
[ battle names inscribed on the marble base ] Chemin-Des Dames • Aisne • Seichpry • St-Mihiel • Chateau-Thierry • Verdun • Meuse-Argonne • Marne [ plaque 1 ] In Grateful Memory of Her Heroic Sons Who Fell in The Service of . . . Map (db m35532) HM
64Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — New Haven MIA – POW – KIA Memorial
MIA – POW Robert E Bush • John T Gallagher • Francis J McGouldrick KIA Everett L Anderson • William M Meglio Jr • Henry L Whaley • John H Raber • Pierce I Robertson • Gary C Richards • Archie L Guthrie • Calvin Belton • Kenneth Cushen • . . . Map (db m93209) WM
65Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — New Haven Water Company
The fountain around the Memorial Flagpole commemorates 150 years of service by the New Haven Water Company founded by Eli Whitney. The first water was brought to the Green from Lake Whitney on January 1, 1862 in order to provide fresh water for . . . Map (db m35174) HM
66Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Noah Lane Farnham
Noah Lane Farnham Col. Of the II, New York Vol's Oldest Son of Geo. W. & Caroline Thompson Farnham Born in New Haven June 6, 1829. Died at Washington City Aug. 14, 1861. Of Wounds Received While Gallanty Leading His Regiment, in . . . Map (db m49706) HM
67Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Noah Webster House
Here stood the house of Noah Webster Class of 1778 Author of The American Spelling Book and of An American Dictionary of the English LanguageMap (db m34888) HM
68Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Othniel Charles Marsh
Othniel Charles Marsh Born at Lockport, N.Y. October 29, 1831. Died at New Haven, March 18, 1899 Professor of Paleontology in Yale University 1866 – 1899 President of the National Academy of Sciences 1883 – 1895 Eminent as . . . Map (db m50917) HM
69Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Pardee Rose Garden
Pardee Rose Garden Planted and Maintained under the Will and Bequest of William Scranton Pardee of this City as a lasting Memorial of his Mother Nancy Maria English Pardee MCMXXIIMap (db m34721) HM
70Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Patriots of New Haven Memorial
This Memorial Commemorates The Determined Resistance Near This Spot Of The Patriots of New Haven Against The British Invasion Under Maj. Gen. Tryon of New York July 5, 1779Map (db m35734) HM
71Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Pelatiah Perit
Pelatiah Perit Died in New Haven March 8, 1864, Aged 78 Years. He was born in Norwich, Conn. and educated at Yale College. For more than fifty years a merchant in New York, in which city he was for ten years president of the Chanber of . . . Map (db m50916) HM
72Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Pierpont Edwards
Pierpont Edwards Son of the Rev. Jonathan & Sarah Pierpont Edwards Master of Hiram Lodge #1, 1777-78 First Grand Master of Masons in Connecticut, July 8, 1789 Member of the Continental Congress Lawyer – Legislator – Soldier . . . Map (db m52018) HM
73Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Quinnipiack
Chosen For Settlement A.D. 1637. Named New Haven A.D. 1640. The wilderness and the solitary place shall be glad for them. O God of Hosts look down from heaven and behold and visit this vine. A.D. 1638 A company of English . . . Map (db m34815) HM
74Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Renovation of the New Haven Green
Renovation of the New Haven Green 1986 – 1990 Laid out in the 1638 plan for the New Haven Colony, this 16-acre green is the physical and symbolic heart of the city and has borne witness to its most important historic events. In 1983, the . . . Map (db m35425) HM
75Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Robert Newman's Barn
Here in 1639 stood the barn of Robert Newman where the members of the Colony of New Haven met for worship and for the purpose of organizing a governmentMap (db m38553) HM
76Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Roger Sherman
In Memory Of The Hon. Roger Sherman, Esqr. Mayor of the City of New Haven and Senator of the United States. He was born at Newtown in Massachusetts April 19th 1721 and died at New Haven July 23d AD 1793 aged LXXII. Possessed of a . . . Map (db m51864) HM
77Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Roger Sherman Baldwin
Roger Sherman Baldwin Born Jan 4, 1793 Died Feb. 19, 1863 Graduated at Yale College in 1811 Admitted to the Bar in this city in 1814 Senator of the State in 1837 & 1838 Representative in the General Assembly in 1840 & 1841 . . . Map (db m52022) HM
78Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Roger Sherman Homesite
Upon the Site of this Building Stood the Home of Roger Sherman And Near Here in 1793 he Died Jurist-Patriot-Statesman Signer of the Bill of Rights Articles of Confederation Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the . . . Map (db m34892) HM
79Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Roll of Honor
Roll of Honor 1941     1945 In Memory of Our Comrades Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice In World War II Michael J. Canavan • John E. Cox • William H. Elliot • Harry I. Fowles • Raymond D. Flynn • Frank J. Fisco • Stephen Karako • Anthony . . . Map (db m35539) HM
80Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Ross Granville Harrison
Ross Granville Harrison Teacher – Scientist – Administrator Professor of Zoology at Yale University 1907 – 38 He was the discoverer of the tissue-culture method of studying the develop mentof living organisms. [ . . . Map (db m52020) HM
81Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Simeon Baldwin
Simeon Baldwin Was Born at Norwich Dec. 14. 1761 And Died May 26. 1851. He was graduated at Yale College in 1781. Was a tutor in that institution from 1783 to 1786 when he entered on his profession as a lawyer. He was a representative from . . . Map (db m52015) HM
82Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Simeon E. Baldwin
Simeon E. Baldwin February 5, 1840 January 30, 1927 Inheriting high traditions of public service, he loved and served Connecticut as Justice and Chief Justice of its Supreme Court of Errors for seventeen years and as Governor for four years. He . . . Map (db m51861) HM
83Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — So Who Lives Here, Anyway?
The Long Island Sound, including New Haven Harbor, is an estuary — a place where fresh and salt water meet. Estuaries provide many animals with a protected home to lay eggs and serve as a nursery for the young, a place to find food, and a . . . Map (db m107346) HM
84Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Society of The Cincinnati Memorial
Erected By The Society of The Cincinnati In the State of Connecticut In Memory Of Captain Judah Alden • Captain Samuel Allyn • Captain Simeon Allyn • Ensign Daniel Avery • Lieutenant Eienezer Avery • Captain Elijah Avery • Captain Esisa Avery . . . Map (db m35729) HM
85Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Soldiers and Sailors Monument
[ inscription on the west face of the base ] Gettysburg • Port Hudson • Fort Fisher • 1861-1865 [ inscription on the east face of the base ] Bunker Hill • Bennington • Saratoga • 1775-1783 [ inscription on the south . . . Map (db m34723) WM
86Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Soldiers' Memorial
Erected by the state of Connecticut in loving and grateful memory of her sons who offered their lives that the Union should not perish 1861-1865Map (db m17599) HM
87Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — St. Stanislaus Servicemen
In Honored Memory Of The Servicemen From St. Stanislaus Parish Who Made The Supreme Sacrifice In World War II Charles F. Awrajcewicz August 31 1943 England • Anthony S. Bednarczyk May 29 1944 Italy • Joseph W. Cerlanek June 22 1944 Burma • . . . Map (db m34733) HM
88Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Stephen Goodyear
In Memoriam Stephen Goodyear First Deputy Governor of the Colony of New Haven and one of the Earliest Members of this Church Died in London 1658 Erected by his descendent Wm. B. GoodyearMap (db m34819) HM
89Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — The Butterfly Garden at Lighthouse Point Park
The butterfly garden was planted to attract butterflies and birds to the park, and to provide these animals with a reliable source of food. Spend some time here when the flowers are in bloom and see who stops by for a visit. Monarch Migration . . . Map (db m107343) HM
90Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — The Oyster Industry in New Haven
The Oyster Industry in New Haven History 1638   First settlers arrive in New Haven and are introduced to oysters by local Indians. Oysters were so plentiful people could pick them up by hand. The oyster beds stretched from the upper . . . Map (db m35728) HM
91Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Theodore Dwight Woolsey
In Memory Of Theodore Dwight Woolsey Tenth President of Yale College [ south side ] Born in New York October 31, 1801 Professor of Greek In Yale College 1831 -1851 President 1846 – 1871 Died in New Haven July 1, . . . Map (db m52021) HM
92Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Theophilus Eaton
In Memoriam Theophilus Eaton First Governor of the New Haven Colony Died january 7, 1657. And lies buried near this spot.Map (db m35531) HM
93Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Thomas Nash
Thomas Nash An Original Settler of New Haven Born Worcestershire, England 1589 Died New Haven may 12, 1658Map (db m38560) HM
94Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Walter Camp
Walter Camp "The Father of American Football" Walter Camp. Outstanding Yale athlete and coach became the single most important figure in the development of American Football. Recognized as the primary authority on football rules in his lifetime. . . . Map (db m49710) HM
95Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Westville Soldiers' Memorial
Soldiers Memorial A.D. 1915 [ left plaque ] Erected By The Westville Soldiers' Memorial Association To Commemorate Those Who Enlisted From This Place In The War of 1861 – 1865 Wm. H. Alden • Charles S. Alling • Cosmo . . . Map (db m29051) HM
96Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Winged Migration
A Birdwatcher’s Dream You’re standing at one of the best hawk-watching sites in New England. Every autumn birds of prey from Northern New England and Canada migrate south in a broad band across New England. Because theses birds don’t like . . . Map (db m107347) HM
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